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Judge Magazine 20Aug1887

Judge Magazine 20Aug1887

Judge Magazine Cover (20 Aug 1887)

Judge Magazine 15Jul1882

Judge Magazine 15Jul1882

Judge Magazine Cover (15 Jul 1882)

Judge Magazine 20Mar1886

Judge Magazine 20Mar1886

Judge Magazine Cover (20 Mar 1886)

Judge Magazine 16Jan1886

Judge Magazine 16Jan1886

Judge Magazine Cover (16 Jan 1886)

Judge Magazine 27Feb1886

Judge Magazine 27Feb1886

Judge Magazine Cover (27 Feb 1886)

The Wasp 1882-01-27 The New C.P.R.R. Passenger Station

The Wasp 1882-01-27 The New C.P.R.R. Passenger Station

The New C.P.R.R. Passenger Station, S. F. Bay

Mascot 20 Mch 1886 Pistol Knife

Mascot 20 Mch 1886 Pistol Knife

Cartoon in "The Mascot", New Orleans. "The Modern Tribunal and Arbiter of Men's Differences". Shows elegantly dressed men bowing before altar on which are a giant pistol and knife; reference to dueling and viol... More

Thomas Nast communist skeleton cartoon 1880

Thomas Nast communist skeleton cartoon 1880

An 1880 political cartoon criticizing the California Constitution.

Judge Magazine 2Nov1889

Judge Magazine 2Nov1889

Judge Magazine Cover (2 Nov 1889)

Judge Magazine 30Sep1882

Judge Magazine 30Sep1882

Judge Magazine Cover (30 Sep 1882)

Judge Magazine 15Sep1883

Judge Magazine 15Sep1883

Judge Magazine Cover (15 Sep 1883)

Judge Magazine 9Feb1884

Judge Magazine 9Feb1884

Judge Magazine Cover (9 Feb 1884)

Judge Magazine 17Jul1886

Judge Magazine 17Jul1886

Judge Magazine Cover (17 Jul 1886)

Judge Magazine 31Jul1886

Judge Magazine 31Jul1886

Judge Magazine Cover (31 Jul 1886)

Devils - The Wasp 1882-01-13 Hot competition (cropped)

Devils - The Wasp 1882-01-13 Hot competition (cropped)

Hot competition. Cartoon shows mourners holding urns of loved ones outside a crematory, while several red demons retreat to the right. A sign reads: Lucifer & Co. Removed to some other regions on acount of op... More

Alexander III of Russia in art detail, from- The Wasp 1881-06-11 Going the wrong way (cropped)

Alexander III of Russia in art detail, from- The Wasp 1881-06-11 Going...

Going the wrong way. Portrays Alexander III of Russia riding a giant lobster towards peace while looking backwards towards barbarism.

The Royal Feast of Belshazzar Blaine and the Money Kings (1884) 2

The Royal Feast of Belshazzar Blaine and the Money Kings (1884) 2

A political cartoon parodying James G. Blaine. Wealthy and influential figures dine on dishes labeled "Lobby pudding", "Monopoly soup", "Navy contract", etc. while a poor family begs. Subtitles below the cart... More

Caricature, Ma ma wheres my pa, public domain cartoon image

Caricature, Ma ma wheres my pa, public domain cartoon image

Anti-Grover Cleveland political cartoon of 1884 (cropped from the front page of "The Judge" magazine), captioned "Another voice for Cleveland". Reference is to the story that Cleveland had had an illegitimate ... More

"Puck" Cartoon (FDA 165) (8211199335)

"Puck" Cartoon (FDA 165) (8211199335)

Puck – March 12, 1884 – Look Before You Eat: This Puck frontispiece captures the essence of the “pure food” movement in American history. With a “chemistry” text in his pocket and a bib around his neck (sign... More

The food of our youth - Puck Magazine

The food of our youth - Puck Magazine

Caricature showing infant in crib with weapons surrounded by anti-Indian and violent dime novels. Illus. in: Puck, 1881 Sept. 21, cover, p. 33.

Judge Magazine 27Oct1888

Judge Magazine 27Oct1888

Judge Magazine Cover (27 Oct 1888)

Judge Magazine 28Apr1883

Judge Magazine 28Apr1883

Judge Magazine Cover (28 Apr 1883)

The Judge Aug 12 1882 cover Before Alexandria

The Judge Aug 12 1882 cover Before Alexandria

Front page of The Judge, 12 August 1882, featuring a cartoon by "JAW" concerning aid rendered by the American navy during the British bombardment of Alexandria in July 1882. Title: Before Alexandria. Caption... More

Judge Magazine 19Jan1889

Judge Magazine 19Jan1889

Judge Magazine Cover (19 Jan 1889)

Judge Magazine 1Dec1883

Judge Magazine 1Dec1883

Judge Magazine Cover (1 Dec 1883)

Judge Magazine 7Mar1885

Judge Magazine 7Mar1885

Judge Magazine Cover (7 Mar 1885)

Judge Magazine 22Nov1884

Judge Magazine 22Nov1884

Judge Magazine Cover (22 Nov 1884)

Judge Magazine 13Nov1886

Judge Magazine 13Nov1886

Judge Magazine Cover (13 Nov 1886)

Judge Magazine 9Feb1889

Judge Magazine 9Feb1889

Judge Magazine Cover (9 Feb 1889)

Judge Magazine 15Nov1884

Judge Magazine 15Nov1884

Judge Magazine Cover (15 Nov 1884)

LIFE Magazine 10 Jul 1884

LIFE Magazine 10 Jul 1884

LIFE Magazine Cover (10 Jul 1884)

Harper's Weekly cartoon about 1882 Spuyten Duyvil train wreck

Harper's Weekly cartoon about 1882 Spuyten Duyvil train wreck

1882 Harper's Weekly cartoon by Thomas Nast commenting on reports that a recent deadly train wreck was in part the result of one of a group of drunken politicians on board pulling the emergency brake because th... More

The Wasp 1881-04-09 The modern St. George

The Wasp 1881-04-09 The modern St. George

"The modern St. George". A parody of Saint George, wearing a toga labeled "Anti-monopoly" and riding a horse labeled "public rights" attacking a multi headed dragon representing monopolies in the railroad, gas... More

Judge Magazine 25Jun1887

Judge Magazine 25Jun1887

Judge Magazine Cover (25 Jun 1887)

Judge Magazine 7Apr1888

Judge Magazine 7Apr1888

Judge Magazine Cover (7 Apr 1888)

Judge Magazine 17Jun1882

Judge Magazine 17Jun1882

Judge Magazine Cover (17 Jun 1882)

Judge Magazine 19May1883

Judge Magazine 19May1883

Judge Magazine Cover (19 May 1883)

Judge Magazine 22Sep1883

Judge Magazine 22Sep1883

Judge Magazine Cover (22 Sep 1883)

Judge Magazine 1Jan1887

Judge Magazine 1Jan1887

Judge Magazine Cover (1 Jan 1887)

Judge Magazine 25Aug1883

Judge Magazine 25Aug1883

Judge Magazine Cover (25 Aug 1883)

Judge Magazine 3Oct1885

Judge Magazine 3Oct1885

Judge Magazine Cover (3 Oct 1885)

Judge Magazine 13Aug1887

Judge Magazine 13Aug1887

Judge Magazine Cover (13 Aug 1887)

Judge Magazine 26Jan1889v2

Judge Magazine 26Jan1889v2

Judge Magazine Cover (26 Jan 1889)

Judge Magazine 6Nov1886

Judge Magazine 6Nov1886

Judge Magazine Cover (6 Nov 1886)

Judge Magazine 29May1886

Judge Magazine 29May1886

Judge Magazine Cover (29 May 1886)

LIFE Magazine 7 May 1885

LIFE Magazine 7 May 1885

LIFE Magazine Cover (7 May 1885)

Judge Magazine 15Sep1888

Judge Magazine 15Sep1888

Judge Magazine Cover (15 Sep 1888)

Judge Magazine 4Feb1882

Judge Magazine 4Feb1882

Judge Magazine Cover (4 Feb 1882)

Judge Magazine 27Sep1884

Judge Magazine 27Sep1884

Judge Magazine Cover (27 Sep 1884)

Judge Magazine 3Jul1886

Judge Magazine 3Jul1886

Judge Magazine Cover (3 Jul 1886)

Judge Magazine 13Oct1888

Judge Magazine 13Oct1888

Judge Magazine Cover (13 Oct 1888)

"CHINESE IMMIGRATION" "RUIN TO WHITE LABOR" "BENEFIT TO CORPORATION AND MONOPOLIE" "SMALL POX" "IMMORALITY" "SELFISH" "THE NEW CHINESE TREATY" "PACIFIC STATES" art, from- The Wasp 1881-08-26 Immigration East and West (cropped)

"CHINESE IMMIGRATION" "RUIN TO WHITE LABOR" "BENEFIT TO CORPORATION AN...

"Immigration East and West". The left panel ('Westward, the course of empire takes its way') depicts European immigrants bringing virtues such as 'art', 'industry', 'capital', and 'politics' to the United Stat... More

The Wasp 1882-02-10 Rip Van Winkle resuscitated
The Wasp 1882-02-03 cover A dark seance

The Wasp 1882-02-03 cover A dark seance

A dark seance. A group of rats representing San Francisco politicians meets around a jello mold labelled "O.S.R.R. Franchises". The rats are labeled Molineux, Parrish, Merrill, McKew, Rush, Bodfish, Carmany, B... More

Judge Magazine 24Dec1881

Judge Magazine 24Dec1881

Judge Magazine Cover (24 Dec 1881)

Judge Magazine 25May1889

Judge Magazine 25May1889

Judge Magazine Cover (25 May 1889)

Judge Magazine 18Feb1882

Judge Magazine 18Feb1882

Judge Magazine Cover (18 Feb 1882)

Judge Magazine 1Jul1882

Judge Magazine 1Jul1882

Judge Magazine Cover (1 Jul 1882)

Judge Magazine 20Jan1883

Judge Magazine 20Jan1883

Judge Magazine Cover (20 Jan 1883)

Judge Magazine 6Jul1889

Judge Magazine 6Jul1889

Judge Magazine Cover (6 Jul 1889)

Judge Magazine 10Jan1885

Judge Magazine 10Jan1885

Judge Magazine Cover (10 Jan 1885)

Judge Magazine 21Jun1884

Judge Magazine 21Jun1884

Judge Magazine Cover (21 Jun 1884)

Judge Magazine 16Apr1887

Judge Magazine 16Apr1887

Judge Magazine Cover (16 Apr 1887)

Judge Magazine 19Sep1885

Judge Magazine 19Sep1885

Judge Magazine Cover (19 Sep 1885)

Judge Magazine 4Nov1882

Judge Magazine 4Nov1882

Judge Magazine Cover (4 Nov 1882)

Judge Magazine 4Feb1888

Judge Magazine 4Feb1888

Judge Magazine Cover (4 Feb 1888)

Judge Magazine 18Nov1882

Judge Magazine 18Nov1882

Judge Magazine Cover (18 Nov 1882)

Judge Magazine 9Sep1882

Judge Magazine 9Sep1882

Judge Magazine Cover (9 Sep 1882)

Judge Magazine 2Feb1889

Judge Magazine 2Feb1889

Judge Magazine Cover (2 Feb 1889)

Judge Magazine 9Aug1884

Judge Magazine 9Aug1884

Judge Magazine Cover (9 Aug 1884)

Judge Magazine 9Oct1886

Judge Magazine 9Oct1886

Judge Magazine Cover (9 Oct 1886)

Judge Magazine 13Oct1888v2

Judge Magazine 13Oct1888v2

Judge Magazine Cover (13 Oct 1888)

Judge Magazine 17Dec1887

Judge Magazine 17Dec1887

Judge Magazine Cover (17 Dec 1887)

Judge Magazine 23Jul1887

Judge Magazine 23Jul1887

Judge Magazine Cover (23 Jul 1887)

Judge Magazine 7Nov1885

Judge Magazine 7Nov1885

Judge Magazine Cover (7 Nov 1885)

Judge Magazine 11Mar1882

Judge Magazine 11Mar1882

Judge Magazine Cover (11 Mar 1882)

LIFE Magazine 8 May 1884

LIFE Magazine 8 May 1884

LIFE Magazine Cover (8 May 1884)

Impending Retribution - The Wasp, 7 October 1882

Impending Retribution - The Wasp, 7 October 1882

"Impending Retribution". Political cartoon shows an avenging angel attacking leaders of the Southern Pacific Railroad (Leland Stanford, Charles Crocker, and Collis Potter Huntington, lower right), while victim... More

A Liliput Kingdom For Sale Cheap, The Wasp, 1881

A Liliput Kingdom For Sale Cheap, The Wasp, 1881

A Liliput Kingdom For Sale Cheap

Puck monopoly - Public domain  drawing

Puck monopoly - Public domain drawing

Political cartoon from Puck magazine from 1881 by Joseph Keppler illustrating the dangers of monopoly. A snake representing Monopoly has the U.S. Capitol in the coils of its tail. The body has stripes with t... More

The Wasp 1882-01-20 cover Cold days in San Francisco
Judge Magazine 19Nov1881

Judge Magazine 19Nov1881

Judge Magazine Cover (19 Nov 1881)

Judge Magazine 16Sep1882

Judge Magazine 16Sep1882

Judge Magazine Cover (16 Sep 1882)

Judge Magazine 14Jan1888

Judge Magazine 14Jan1888

Judge Magazine Cover (14 Jan 1888)

Judge Magazine 6Sep1884

Judge Magazine 6Sep1884

Judge Magazine Cover (6 Sep 1884)

Judge Magazine 9Nov1889

Judge Magazine 9Nov1889

Judge Magazine Cover (9 Nov 1889)

Judge Magazine 8Aug1885

Judge Magazine 8Aug1885

Judge Magazine Cover (8 Aug 1885)

Judge Magazine 26Jun1886

Judge Magazine 26Jun1886

Judge Magazine Cover (26 Jun 1886)

Judge Magazine 21Jul1888

Judge Magazine 21Jul1888

Judge Magazine Cover (21 Jul 1888)

Judge Magazine 30Jan1886

Judge Magazine 30Jan1886

Judge Magazine Cover (30 Jan 1886)

Judge Magazine 9Jan1886

Judge Magazine 9Jan1886

Judge Magazine Cover (9 Jan 1886) [Incorrectly labeled 1885]

Judge Magazine 20Jun1885

Judge Magazine 20Jun1885

Judge Magazine Cover (20 Jun 1885)

Judge Magazine 29Mar1884

Judge Magazine 29Mar1884

Judge Magazine Cover (29 Mar 1884)

LIFE Magazine 14 Feb 1884

LIFE Magazine 14 Feb 1884

LIFE Magazine Cover (14 Feb 1884)

The Wasp 1882-01-06 Condition of our streets

The Wasp 1882-01-06 Condition of our streets

Condition of our streets. Cartoon depicts conditions of various locales of San Francisco.

Pork War political cartoon, Frank Leslie’s Illustrated News, 3-1-1884

Pork War political cartoon, Frank Leslie’s Illustrated News, 3-1-1884

Political cartoon that appeared in Frank Leslie’s Illustrated news on March 1st, 1884. It depicts German chancellor Otto von Bismark and a U.S. hog passing by on the street, reading, “we never speak as we pass... More

"FOR SALE TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER, THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDS" "KING KALAKAUA AUCTIONEER" art detail, from- Liliput Kingdom For Sale Cheap, The Wasp, 1881 (cropped)
Bayonet Constitution political cartoon 1887

Bayonet Constitution political cartoon 1887

"King Kalakaua sits on a throne being toppled by the "revolution". The schooner "Lurline" is in the background. A barefoot woman rushing back from the Jubilee represents Kapi'olani." The cartoon is making fun ... More

1888 Republican National Convention in session in the Auditorium Building Chicago Ill (cropped)

1888 Republican National Convention in session in the Auditorium Build...

View of a crowd of politicians during a session of the 1888 Republican National Convention, Chicago, Illinois, 1888. Illustration published in Harper's Weekly.

The Royal Feast of Belshazzar Blaine and the Money Kings (1884)

The Royal Feast of Belshazzar Blaine and the Money Kings (1884)

A political cartoon parodying James G. Blaine. Wealthy and influential figures dine on dishes labeled "Lobby pudding", "Monopoly soup", "Navy contract", etc. while a poor family begs. Subtitles below the cart... More

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